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Re: Wittig in Milwaukee's German Newspapers Index

Posted: 1364301395000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1364389103000
Surnames: Wittig
"Searching for WITTIG families that may be related to my GGrandfather, Johann WITTIG, b 24 June 1810 in Saxony, Germany and my GGrandmother, Marianna PRESCHER, b June 1815 in Seidendorf, Saxony, Germany. With their two children, Josef and Ferdinand who was my Grandfather, they came to America ~ 1850? and settled in Milwaukee ..."

Johann Wittig's death notices and an obit. were published in Milwaukee's German newspapers. The clippings are identified in "Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950). His death notices reference Joseph & Ferd. There are possible matches to his wife, and a Joseph & Ferdinand are listed among the 125 Wittig entries indexed so far.

Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Milwaukee Wis.
Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007...
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Arthur_Haug 914587200000 
kathleen cosgrove lewis 938865600000 
Arthur_Haug 939470400000 
wixom27 1069221876000 
richard wittig 1078691259000 
dahaag 941716800000 
kathleen c. lewis 942667200000 
dahaag 942753600000 
GaryRRebholz 1364301395000 
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